Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

Moriarty Meets His Match: A Professor and Mrs. Moriarty Mystery (Book 1), by Anna Castle

When writers strain their brains for new ideas, they might consider revisiting an old idea. For instance, Gregory Maguire applied the rules of “alternative fiction,” in his retelling Frank Baum’s classic 1900 story the Wizard of Oz.  Forget Dorothy, Maguire … Continue reading

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Are We Seeking Magic or Miracles?

Take, Lord, and receive all my liberty, my memory, my understanding and my entire will, all I have and call my own. You have given all to me. To you, Lord, I return it. Everything is yours; do with it … Continue reading

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Hooooray for Our Side!!

Woooooo Hoooo!  We know that CWG has shown some great growth, but now we have great evidence of the fact that people have their eyes ON US as an org.  Follow this link to see Sister Marie Paul Curley’s (Ed/Author … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: February , 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Matthew 5:38-48 ‘You have heard how it was said: Eye for eye and tooth for tooth. But I say this … Continue reading

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How Hallmark Destroyed Marriage

“Mawage. Mawage is wot bwings us togeder tooday. Mawage, that bwessed awangment, that dweam wifin a dweam… And wuv, tru wuv, will fowow you foweva… So tweasure your wuv.” These classic words from The Princess Bride, although innocuously sweet sounding, … Continue reading

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My Holy Valentine

Here we are!  It’s about that time again.  Winter stubbornly clings and we are breathless with the hope that grey will soon be replaced with gold and that someone will finally love us!  Yep it’s Valentine’s Day once more.  More … Continue reading

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Valentines for God

How are your New Year’s resolutions going? Feeling guilty yet? The excesses of the holidays make clear the need to evaluate many aspects of our lives and resolve to change them. In February we realize how idealistic we were on … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

  Step Seven – Humbly ask God to remove all our shortcomings as writers, allowing Him to cleanse us of our worldly desires. Are we humble? Are we humble enough as writers to develop a truly deep relationship with God?  … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: February 12, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Sirach 15:15-20 If you choose, you will keep the commandments and so be faithful to his will. He has set … Continue reading

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The Long Cosmos, by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter

He may have died in 2015, but Terry Pratchett’s spirit lives on in more than seventy of his books. His feel-good novels consistently advocate not only for the underdog, but the under-troll, the under-gremlin, the poor, the powerless, and the … Continue reading

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